Since the ANU announced it would divest from seven mining companies including Santos and Oil Search, the Australian Financial Review has published over 53 stories criticising the decision. 12 front pages have attacked the ANU. So we published our version of the news – the Australian Fossil Fuel Review, and presented the AFR with their very own Carbon Coverup Award at the 2014 Fairfax AGM.
350.org Australia commissioned Lonergan Australia to survey Australians on their views of fossil fuel investments. The findings? Two thirds of Aussies don’t want their money financing coal and gas.
Read the full report here.